Richardson RFPD Inc. announced the availability and full design support capabilities for the mangOH® open source platform from Sierra Wireless.

The mangOH Red boards are reference designs built specifically to bring interoperability between various cellular sensor, wireless and wired technology providers. The mangOH platform enables industrial IoT applications with all the needed capabilities for collecting and sending IoT sensor data to the cloud. It is a multi-faceted solution that can function as an early-stage discovery tool, a prototyping kit, as well as a finished-goods enabler.

The mangOH boards embed sensors, a customizable expansion card that can support multiple wireless protocols, multiple hardware interfaces and a GSM module with built-in GNSS.

Additional key features of the mangOH Red boards include:

  • Credit card size form-factor
  • A snap-in socket to add any CF3™-compatible modules, including wireless modules (2G to 4G & LTE-M/NB-IoT) to achieve up to 10 years of battery life
  • An IoT expansion card slot to plug in any technology based on the IoT Expansion Card open standard
  • Available with various pre-mounted products from the WP and HL families or without any pre-mounted product